COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED

Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Cannibal Holocaust (Blu-ray)
$25.78
Ghostbusters 1 & 2 Double Pack (Blu-ray)
$19.96
Pacific Rim (Blu-ray)
$9.99
Jaws (Blu-ray)
$7.99
Fantasista Doll: Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$37.28
The Legend of Billie Jean (Blu-ray)
$5.19
Batman: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$189.99
Nymphomaniac: Volumes I and II (Blu-ray)
$17.99
World War Z 3D (Blu-ray)
$12.25
The Swimmer (Blu-ray)
$17.29
House of Cards: The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Lake Placid (Blu-ray)
$18.99
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (Blu-ray)
$22.99
Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (Blu-ray)
$27.99
Heaven's Lost Property Forte: Anime Classics Season 2 (Blu-ray)
$25.78
Justified: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$17.24
The Party (Blu-ray)
$17.49
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns (Blu-ray)
$11.99
The Great Gatsby (Blu-ray)
$9.99


Deals


 Best deals
 New deals
 Lowest prices
 New price drops
 New lowest prices
 Big price drops


Reviews


 New reviews
 Browse reviews
 Search reviews

Releases


 Release calendar
 Now available
 New releases
 Coming soon
 Recently listed
 New pre-orders
 New covers

Top lists


 Top movies
 Top collected
 Top Blu-ray
 Top sellers
 Top pre-orders

Database


 Search movies
 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray box sets
 TV on Blu-ray
 3D movies

Community


 Latest reviews
 Top reviewers
 Top contributors

By genre


 Action (34083)
 Adventure (26014)
 Animation (8015)
 Anime (4249)
 Biography (3588)
 Comedy (25730)
 Comic book (4638)
 Coming of age (1658)
 Crime (18008)
 Dark humor (3473)
 Documentary (4731)
 Drama (41182)
 Epic (4912)
 Erotic (998)
 Family (11131)
 Fantasy (14809)
 Film-Noir (1101)
 Foreign (5618)
 Heist (1549)
 History (5422)
 Holiday (1138)
 Horror (12773)
 Imaginary (838)
 Martial arts (3000)
 Melodrama (2210)
 Music (7989)
 Musical (3574)
 Mystery (10449)
 Nature (1768)
 Other (685)
 Period (6369)
 Psychological thriller (2943)
 Romance (14986)
 Sci-Fi (16687)
 Short (353)
 Sport (2652)
 Supernatural (3907)
 Surreal (1278)
 Teen (3005)
 Thriller (30425)
 War (5357)
 Western (2239)

By studio


 20th Century Fox
 Criterion
 Disney / Buena Vista
 DreamWorks
 Lionsgate Films
 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
 New Line Cinema
 Paramount Pictures
 Sony Pictures
 Studio Canal
 Universal Studios
 Warner Bros.

 Show all studios


About


 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray studios


Zulu Blu-ray

United Kingdom
Paramount Pictures | 1964 | 138 min | Rated BBFC: PG | Nov 03, 2008

Zulu (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (31.72 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 2.35:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.35:1

Audio
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 (448 kbps)

Subtitles
English, English SDH

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: £19.99, Price history
New from: £16.99 (Save 15%)
Available from Amazon sellers, FREE shipping in the UK

Buy Zulu on Blu-ray

Price
Buy on:

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
8.0
106
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.7 of 54.7
Audio 4.2 of 54.2
Extras 4.1 of 54.1
Based on 17 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
War62%
History56%
Action-
99%
popularity
896
collections
35
fans




Zulu

 (1964)

Zulu Blu-ray delivers stunningly beautiful video and superb audio in this exceptional Blu-ray release

Action epic based on the famous heroic exploits of January 22, 1897, when a handful of British soldiers, stationed at Rorke's Drift, withstood an onslaught by some 4,000 Zulu warriors. Eleven of the defenders received the Victorio Cross, Britain's highest military decoration.

Filmed in Technirama.

For more about Zulu and the Zulu Blu-ray release, see Zulu Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.5 out of 5.

Starring: Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins, Ulla Jacobsson, Michael Caine, James Booth, Nigel Green
Director: Cy Endfield

» See full cast & crew


Zulu Blu-ray, Video Quality

  5.0 of 5

Presented in its original aspect ratio of 2.35:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC, and granted a 1080p transfer Zulu arrives on Blu-ray via Paramount Pictures-UK. Well, this print will spur a number of passionate discussions and I predict that there will be some, ironically, paramount exaggerations. Here's why:

First, the transfer Paramount have delivered is stunningly clean and free of blemishes, specks, marks, or debris. I am certainly stunned to see such an incredibly fresh presentation for a film that has received a fair share of questionable SDVD treatments. Second, I see very little grain here. There is some but arguably not as much as I expected to see. Contrast is certainly at a very high level and even during the night scenes there is a great deal of clarity which is flat-out stunning. Third, the color-scheme is absolutely breathtaking. I am unsure how a 44-year old film could reveal such lush colors but take a look at the screen caps and let me know if you think that I might be exaggerating. So, the big question is why would Zulu create a lot of controversy? Because there will be plenty of claims suggesting serious DNR alterations. I personally see a good amount of detail. In fact, this release is an enormous improvement over the SDVD release and in motion the Blu-ray transfer looks incredible to me. (Note: Please note that this is a region-free release which you will be able to play in your PS3 or SA regardless of your geographical location).


Zulu Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.5 of 5

There is only one audio track on this Blu-ray release: an English Stereo mix with optional English and English SDH subtitles. Here the Blu-ray disc also offers a serious improvement over the SDVD release. The audio is crisp and crystal clear and the dialog in particular very easy to follow. Furthermore, the SDVD offered a somewhat hollow sound (Dolby Digital Mono) which while passable certainly comes short of matching the quality of this Blu-ray disc. In fact, I would argue that this is a totally different audio mix sourced from a different master (in the United States Zulu was released by MGM). A good example of the more potent sound the Paramount release offers is the extended dancing scene from the opening twenty or so minutes right before the announcement for the massacre arrives. The sound coming off of my speakers is fuller and with plenty of oomph I never heard on the SDVD. The actual dialog on the other hand is crystal clear and extremely easy to follow. I personally did not detect any issues to report here. Finally, the optional English subtitles appear in the film frame, they are not split.


Zulu: Other Editions



1-disc
£7.99
1-disc
Play


Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



Zulu Blu-ray, News and Updates



No related news posts for Zulu Blu-ray yet.


Zulu Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Zulu Has Arrived ! 57 Mar 08, 2013
Zulu (1964) 5 May 2014 35 Jul 15, 2014
Zulu 28 Nov 12, 2009
Zulu Coming November 8th in UK 17 Nov 04, 2008




 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies


Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. The Legend of Billie Jean
2. Insomnia
3. Scanners
4. Twin Peaks: The Entire Mystery
5. Jaws
6. The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
7. The Essential Jacques Demy
8. Sabotage
9. A Hard Day's Night
10. Batman: The Complete Series
11. The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
12. It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
13. The LEGO Movie
14. The Wolf of Wall Street
15. Fantastic Mr. Fox

Trending in Theaters
1. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
2. Lucy
3. Hercules
4. Sabotage
5. The LEGO Movie
6. Under the Skin
7. X-Men: Days of Future Past
8. Noah
9. Godzilla
10. Transformers: Age of Extinction
11. Maleficent
12. The Purge: Anarchy
13. 300: Rise of an Empire
14. Captain America: The Winter Soldier
15. Transcendence

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
2.  Noah
3.  Divergent
4.  The LEGO Movie
5.  Batman: The Complete Series
6.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
7.  Heaven Is for Real
8.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
9.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
10.  Frozen
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Divergent
2.  Batman: The Complete Series
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
4.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
5.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
6.  Godzilla 3D
7.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
8.  Ghostbusters 1 & 2 Double Pack
9.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
10.  God's Not Dead
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Noah
$17.99, Save 55%
2.  Divergent
$19.96, Save 50%
3.  The LEGO Movie
$17.96, Save 50%
4.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$19.99, Save 50%
5.  Rio 2 3D
$22.99, Save 54%
6.  Jaws
$7.99, Save 60%
7.  The Other Woman
$19.99, Save 50%
8.  The Wolf of Wall Street
$11.99, Save 56%
9.  The Legend of Billie Jean
$5.19, Save 48%
10.  The Wolverine
$9.99, Save 75%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Cannibal Holocaust

 United States


$39.95 $25.78





Ghostbusters 1 & 2 Double Pack

 United States


$26.99 $19.96





Pacific Rim

 United States


$24.98 $9.99





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2014 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices